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a Pleiades place resource

Creators: S.M. Burstein
Contributors: DARMC, R. Talbert, D. Borough, Jeffrey Becker, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott
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Last modified Dec 19, 2017 02:15 PM History
The site of Per-Ptah, meaning "House of Ptah", lies some 90 km south of Aswan and received a temple dedicated to pharaoh Ramesses II.

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catacomb, cemetery, necropolis, temple

Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 81 C2 Per-Ptah

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Gerf Hussein Eg.: Tutzis Some of the architectural and sculptural remains of the temple were dismantled and relocated to the site of New Kalabsha in the 1960s during the construction of the Aswan dam.

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S.M. Burstein, DARMC, R. Talbert, D. Borough, Jeffrey Becker, Sean Gillies, and Tom Elliott, 'Per-Ptah: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2017 <> [accessed: 13 April 2021]

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